By Dalmas Ngetich Cryptocurrencies are based on a revolutionary tech: Blockchain. Blockchain depends on the global community. Because of its distribution, several advantages—like censorship resistance and decentralization-give applications running on its infrastructure edge over traditional apps. However, novel as it is, within the burgeoning crypto space, all that matters—it seems,Continue Reading

By Guest Post AscendEX, formerly BitMax, an industry-leading digital asset trading platform built by Wall Street quant trading veterans, has announced the launch of its staking service for OIN token (OIN) on Apr 16 at 1:00 p.m. UTC. AscendEX’s innovative staking product allows users to participate in staking and earnContinue Reading

By Terence Zimwara Kotani Pay, a Kenya based digital currency on and off-ramp service provider, has entered into an agreement wherein it will enable the transfer of universal basic income (UBI) payments to African refugees. Working in conjunction with the Refugee Integration Organisation (RIO) and Impact Market, the fintech start-up,Continue Reading

By Ponvang Bulus Authorities in Canada have given the go-ahead for the world’s first Ethereum ETF to launch. The licensed company, Purpose Investments, an asset management company based in Toronto got approval from the Canadian securities regulators. A release by the company yesterday states that the ETF will give investorsContinue Reading

By Steve Billinghurst Economies are currently experiencing the development of brand new ideas around CBDCs, stablecoins or private digital currencies. Ever since the publication of Satoshi Nakamoto’s white paper back in November 2008, “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System,” the term “blockchain” has been synonymous with digital currencies in theContinue Reading

By Dalmas Ngetich NFTs is about capturing value of precious moments compliantly. Ethernity Chain does this brilliantly, this time by dropping a new collection of NFTs honoring the legacy of the iconic Brazilian soccer player, a world cup winner, and a legend in soccer halls, Pele. Pele is coming toContinue Reading

By Shaurya Malwa Decentralized oracle platform Chainlink unveiled its whitepaper 2.0 yesterday, making improvements and update to seven aspects of its network. Oracles are third-party tools that fetch data from outside to blockchain to within, as blockchains, by design, are immutable stores of data but cannot automatically verify the authenticityContinue Reading

By Terence Zimwara Nigeria’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has revealed that talks with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) regarding the regulation of cryptocurrencies are ongoing. The securities regulator also reiterated that due to a CBN directive that was issued on February 7, 2021, the crypto guidelines it issuedContinue Reading

By Patrick Murimi Kariuki Undoubtedly, the financial and cryptocurrency news will be approached from different angles following the Coinbase listing. However, the summary of the whole story has the following impacts on Bitcoin. As we’re all aware, Bitcoin is one of the points of interest for Coinbase. However, most governmentsContinue Reading

By Ogwu Osaemezu Emmanuel In the latest issue of Citibank’s Global Perspective and Solutions (Citi GPS) entitled Future of Money: Crypto, CBDCs and 21st Century Cash, the bank points its searchlight on MakerDAO (MKR) and the importance of decentralized finance (DeFi). Citibank is selling off its retail banking service inContinue Reading

By Benjamin Pirus Does that mean trading is more popular than social media now? Two trading apps have risen to the top of Apple’s App Store in recent days. Robinhood holds the number one position, with Coinbase in second, at time of publication on Friday. In third: popular social mediaContinue Reading

By Guest Post It is without a doubt that Bitcoin SV (BSV) is gaining ground when it comes to establishing itself as the token and technology of the future with its stable protocol, infinitely scalable blockchain and capacity for secure and low-cost microtransactions and big data. It is actually theContinue Reading

By Kevin Helms The Federal Reserve chairman believes that cryptocurrencies are “really vehicles for speculation” and “No one is using them for payments.” He then compared crypto to gold. His comments about cryptocurrency followed Coinbase’s direct listing on Nasdaq. Fed Chair Powell Thinks Crypto Is for Speculation Federal Reserve ChairmanContinue Reading

By Guest Post AscendEX, formerly BitMax, an industry-leading digital asset trading platform built by Wall Street quant trading veterans, has announced the listing of the Julswap Token (JULD) under the pair USDT/JULD on Apr 16 at 1:00 p.m. UTC. JulSwap is a community-centric decentralized exchange that helps crypto projects raiseContinue Reading

By PR DESK GROW, a blockchain-based medicinal marijuana company becomes the new addition to the ‘Blockchain for the cannabis’ ecosystem. According to GROW’s whitepaper, the startup wants to merge cryptocurrency technology with medical cannabis to decentralize the traditional medicinal cannabis production and distribution process. By doing so, the startup hopesContinue Reading

By Greg Thomson Dogecoin’s price explosion coincided with the movement of a lot of coin across the blockchain, as $12 billion moved in a single day. Dogecoin’s (DOGE) dramatic surge up the market capitalization rankings coincided with the reawakening of DOGE whales, as the blockchain’s metrics surged to new heightsContinue Reading

By Guest Author Mining is one of the best ways to earn cryptocurrencies, especially Bitcoin. This used to be easier, but the system is becoming more complicated with the use of ASICs and large electricity demands. With pool mining though, you can also earn BTC or any other cryptocurrency byContinue Reading